Orange Cash

Apple Pay Coming to Orange Cash Customers in France

Following up on Federighi's announcement that Apple Pay is heading into France within the next few months, the country's major wireless carrier, Orange, made a major announcement today: It is bringing Orange Cash customers Apple Pay. Orange Cash is an NFC SIM-based mobile payments service offered by the carrier but so far limited to Android...

Apple Might Open iPhone NFC Chip to Third-Party Apps

In an interview with 01net (via AppleInsider), the CEO of France-based wireless player Orange, Stephane Richard, said the carrier's proprietary mobile payments service Orange Cash will be available on the iPhone "in a few weeks," leading to speculation that Apple might finally allow third-party apps and services to access the iPhone's NFC chip. While talking...